• In recognition of SAGA’s success in building solidarity with actor unions around the world and in maintaining its affiliate membership of the International Federation of Actors (FIA), IMDbPro has, once again, agreed to provide access to our members at an exclusive 25% discount. But this deal expires 31 December 2019!

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  • For the first time in South Africa, there is the possibility of a statutory mechanism that secures the economic content of the rights that performers are routinely required to transfer to the producer. Through the Copyright Amendment Bill we have a realistic hope of negotiating equitable contracts.

  • SAGA is drawing attention to an industry in crisis, with 78% of women working in film and TV saying they are discriminated against because of their gender. It's video series pull back the veil of magic around the world of cinema to reveal that women both on camera and behind the camera face often insurmountable obstacles to succeeding.

  • The Copyright Amendment Bill and the Performers Protection Amendment Bill ensure that actors will never again be forced to sign away all their rights.  But international and local media organizatio

SAGA Workshop: Scene Study

Event Category: 

  • Educational Workshop
Saturday, 26 August, 2017 - 11:00

Scene Study Workshop with Bonnie Lee Bouman

You have already trained to be a professional actor, now you need to enhance and harness those skills needed to book the job.

SAGA presents Bonnie Lee Bouman’s practical scene study workshop.

SAGA members will get the opportunity to have an interactive class with one of our leading casting directors in the country.  Non SAGA members and AFDA performing arts students will have the opportunity to observe and learn from the participants and Bonnie’s direction and feedback.

VENUE   AFDA Film School, 41 Frost Avenue, Auckland Park, Johannesburg

DATE      26 August 2017

TIME      10H30 for 11h00 – 15h00

COST     SAGA members FREE / AFDA Performing Arts students FREE / Non SAGA Members R150.00

RSVP     Please book a slot as space is limited – contact lesoko@gmail.com by Thursday, 24 August 2017, to book your place.


  1. Prepare a monologue and 1 scene of your choice (no longer than 4 minutes) 
  2. email your monologue and scene to Bonnie at theboss@blbc.co.za
  3. Bring two copies of each to the workshop.
  4. Bring water, lunch, pen, paper and wear comfortable clothing.


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